Working Group 3

Host-pathogen and fungus-fungus competitive interactions

  • Better understand fungal colonization and expression of plant beneficial characteristics
  • Focus on phytotoxic metabolites
  • Assessment of defense status of the grapevine before and after infection
  • Assessment of the resistance mechanisms in potential sources of resistance (American and Asian Vitis species)

 

WG Leader : Dr Eliane Abou-Mansour (CH)

eliane.abou-mansour@unifr.ch  
University of Fribourg
Plant Biology Department
Rue Albert Gockel 3
1700 Fribourg
Switzerland
http://www.unifr.ch/plantbiology/

 

WG Vice Leader : Prof Eckhard Thines (DE)

thines@ibwf.de
University of Mainz
Duesbergweg 10-14
Building 2121
55128 Mainz
Germany
http://www.uni-mainz.de/eng/